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Supporting Young People

Posted by ajoyfulplace on November 29, 2015 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)




Supporting young people.

I want to share some thoughts with you about supporting young people as you begin your journey as mentors. There are two points I want to start with- one is the importance of simply spending time with the mentees and listening to them before trying to move in with activities and exercises for them to do. The other is the value of what may look like casual activities and how to use them to build the skills we assess as impor...

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Training Sessions

Posted by ajoyfulplace on November 9, 2015 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (1)

Training on Mentors

Though it was not possible to cover everything in the limited time we had on the four evenings, enough was accomplished to prepare the mentors to meet their mentees and embark on a meaningful relationship.

The training sessions covered topics including-:

Objectives of the programme

The ...

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